amadi cushion case
amadi cushion case
amadi cushion case
amadi cushion case
amadi cushion case
amadi cushion case

amadi cushion case

Regular price $ 40.00 USD

a set of two cushion case

"bogo means mud. the full word bogolan means made by mud."

bògòlanfini is a handmade malian cotton fabric traditionally dyed with fermented mud. It is an ancient and wholly organic dyeing and painting technique, unique to this part of west africa which produces a limited but beautiful palette of ochres and rust colours.

watch the process here (we do not take credit for this video): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IdWoWzLLJxw

care:  only wash when absolutely necessary. use chemical free soap and cold water. submerge your mud cloth, gently stirring, let sit for about 5 mins. remove mud cloth and gently ring out excess water.

10% of the proceeds goes to http://www.africasolidarity.org/

the organization helps village people in dogon country to live on their own resources. the cotton is produced in dogon country and the design is done in ségou, 10% of the proceeds will go to three different schools in dogon country, for buying scholar kits, as well as helping the village people there.